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Council Approves Additional Funding for Major Regeneration Project

East Staffordshire Borough Council has approved plans for additional capital investment to be made for the enhancements to the Washlands being approved at the Full Council meeting held on Monday 12th December 2022. Additional funding of the project was required due to the volatility in the current market.

Council Commits to TUC’s Dying to Work Charter

East Staffordshire Borough Council has recently added its name to the TUC’s Dying to Work Voluntary Charter. This charter ensures that terminally ill workers are supported appropriately and are provided with adequate employment protection following their diagnosis.

Lower CO2 Emissions Across East Staffordshire

In August 2020 East Staffordshire Borough Council declared a ‘Climate Emergency’, with a pledge to make the Council’s operations and activities carbon neutral by 2040 and an aspiration to make the Borough carbon neutral by 2040.

East Staffordshire Borough Council sets out High Street Museum Vision Statement

East Staffordshire Borough Council has today launched a Vision Statement for the High Street Museum Project proposal, which looks at creating a new National Museum of Brewing alongside existing proposals for a Burton Heritage Centre.

Christmas Shows at the Brewhouse

An exciting line up of festive shows is set to take place at The Brewhouse in Burton upon Trent, as part of East Staffordshire Borough Council’s Christmas in Burton celebrations, supported by Coopers Square Shopping Centre and Bloor Homes.

Burton Market Hall and Place Set to Host Festive Markets

Following the first Christmas in Burton event, as Burton’s Christmas Lights were switched on by Richard Winterton on Sunday 27th November, East Staffordshire Borough Council’s programme of events continues into December with festive markets at Burton Market Hall and Place.

Selective Licensing Scheme Review

East Staffordshire Borough Council has recently carried out a review of its Selective Licensing Scheme. Designated in 2017, the scheme focused on improving the condition and management of privately rented accommodation in the eastern area of Anglesey, focussing on the following streets:

Council Review of Public Space Protection Orders

East Staffordshire Borough Council has recently undertaken a comprehensive consultation regarding existing Public Space Protection Orders, with additional spaces having been identified for the control of dogs and the consumption of alcohol.

Free Christmas Saturday Parking in all Council Car Parks

East Staffordshire Borough Council is removing car parking charges on all Council owned car parks on Saturday 3rd, 10th, 17th, and 24th December 2022.

Guests Confirmed for Burton’s Christmas Lights Switch On

East Staffordshire Borough Council has today announced who will switch on the Burton Christmas Lights this year.